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Police Officer John J. Flowers

Bessemer Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Thursday, August 28, 1902

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Reflections for Police Officer John J. Flowers

Your killers may have escaped justice here on earth but they surely faced a higher justice in a different place at a later time. Rest in peace always knowing that no passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 28, 2020

Thank you for your service and for helping to make America a safer place.

Deputy Brian Jones
Boulder County Sheriff's Office, CO

November 19, 2012

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 107th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was murdered on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya


August 28, 2009

Officer John J. Flowers, You were a hero then and a Hero today. Your sacrifice will not be forgotten.

Sgt. Hank Edwards
Bessemer Police Department
Bessemer, Al

Sgt. Hank Edwards
Bessemer Police Department

March 12, 2007

Officer Flowers,
It has taken over 104 years, but you are finally being honored. I would like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Bessemer.



February 13, 2007

Officer Flowers, thank you for your brave and dedicated service to the citizens of Alabama. May you rest in peace.

A citizen

February 13, 2007

Rest in peace, Sir! You are not forgotten.

Police Officer

February 13, 2007

Rest in peace. It is important that every fallen hero be remembered and memorialized for their ultimate sacrifice.
And you will always be remembered thanks to this site.

Chief Deputy Jeff Keplinger
Blackford County Sheriff's Office

February 12, 2007

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